Summary - Canadian Industry Statistics

Securities, Commodity Contracts, and Other Financial Investment and Related Activities - 523

Definition

This subsector comprises establishments primarily engaged in: putting capital at risk in the process of underwriting securities issues or in making markets for securities and commodities; acting as intermediaries between buyers and sellers of securities; providing securities and commodity exchange services (furnishing space, marketplaces, and often facilities for the purpose of facilitating the buying and selling of stocks, stock options, bonds or commodity contracts); facilitating the marketing of financial contracts; asset management (managing portfolios of securities); and providing investment advice, trust, fiduciary, custody and other investment services.

Exclusions

No exclusions are specified in the 2012 NAICS Canada manual.

Information on the number and size of businesses for 2016.

Establishments

158,419

0-99 Employees

97.4%

Gross domestic product

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Salaries and wages

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